Nationally RecognizedPark City Center for Advanced Professional Studies (PCCAPS) is part of the nationally recognized CAPS Program Network. The model is an example of how business, community and public education can partner to produce personalized learning experiences for the workforce of tomorrow. Students:
- are fully immersed in a professional culture
- tackling real business problems
- using industry standard tools
- are mentored by actual employers
- earn credits
Profession-based LearningPCCAPS focuses on learning by doing. Students undergo problem-based, project-based and design-based learning while simultaneously developing professional skills. The program remains on the cutting-edge of evolving workforce needs and emerging trends.
Community RelationshipsPCCAPS builds and nurtures relationships with business partners that are mutually beneficial, sustainable, coordinated and multi-faceted. Our partners:
- shape curriculum
- provide project ideas
- invest in equipment & supplies
- gain valuable insights from the students' experience
In the BeginningThe CAPS movement originated in Blue Valley, Kansas in 2009. The model has since been adopted throughout the country. Park City CAPS was launched in 2013.
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experience the intersection of graphic design and technology through hands-on activities and projects.
immerse yourself in professional environments where technology is utilized to design products and solve business marketing problems.
modeled after cutting-edge engineering schools and endorsed by business partners and mentors.
explore a variety of software programming through coursework, shadowing opportunities, projects and internships.
be prepared to become a transformational teacher by learning what works in the classroom, interacting with students and creating tools for student success.